Sergeant Timothy Francis Murphy

Sergeant Timothy Francis Murphy

Port Chester Police Department, New York

End of Watch Sunday, February 17, 1929

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Timothy Francis Murphy

Sergeant Murphy was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver while walking across North Main Street at Wilkins Avenue. The driver of the vehicle was arrested two blocks away and charged with homicide.

Sergeant Murphy had served with the agency for 25 years and was scheduled to retire in two months. He was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 65
  • Tour 25 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Charged with homicide

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 83rd anniversary year of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Rest In Peace.

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

April 12, 2012

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